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AWB Charlesworth announces upcoming events

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Women@Work celebrates their 15th event at the Old School Room, Haworth. The Professional Networking Group Women@Work continues to move from strength to strength following their sell out event in December 2016, held at the Coniston Hotel. The forthcoming event will be held on 6th April 2017 at the Old School Room Haworth.  Co-organisers Felicity Green, Practice Manager of AWB Charlesworth

Written on 27th March 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members News, News

Housing group staff in dementia-friendly training

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The staff at the Huddersfield-based Sadeh Lok Housing association are going the extra mile to help support vulnerable residents by becoming ‘dementia friends’. Over 20 staff have just completed two short courses run by colleagues from Incommunities – Tracy Tough and Kelly Hargreaves – who have been trained as ‘dementia champions’. As part of the training, supported by the Alzheimer’s

Written on 27th March 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members News, News

Interview technique event applauded

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Built environment professionals from the newly launched social enterprise STEER have recently given a helpful presentation on Interview Techniques and Mock Interviews to give undergraduates the tools and techniques they need to succeed at any job interview. Held at the Leeds Beckett University campus, the event provided the students with industry specific advice and expertise that will give them a

Written on 23rd March 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members News, News

Stop the bus…I want to get on!

The best and greenest bus drivers at First West Yorkshire have received a special commendation for their top driving performance. 81 First West Yorkshire bus drivers have been presented with the ‘GreenRoad Fleet Elite Award’, designed to reward and recognise the company’s greenest drivers on the road. The number of First Bus drivers to achieve the much heralded Fleet Elite

Written on 23rd March 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members News, News

Lydia gets certified – but in a good way!

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SPECIALIST export work is being referred into Yorkshire from all over the UK in recognition of expertise developed by Chamber International. Overseas trade specialist, Chamber International, has become the main UK organisation issuing certificates known as ATA Carnets to the media and entertainment sectors, ranging from museums and theatre groups to TV companies, photographers and rock groups. Chamber International account executive,

Written on 21st March 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members News, News

Training on offer at The Opportunity Centre

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Aspire-igen was proud to be joined by the Lord Mayor of Bradford and Natalie Cramp; Chief Operating Officer for The Careers and Enterprise Company, this month to officially open The Opportunity Centre in Bradford’s City Centre. Based at the Historic Chamber building The Opportunity Centre is a hub of training, employment and enterprise that supports an ambitious program of opportunity

Written on 21st March 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members News, News

Lease renewals and new retailers at Kirkgate Shopping

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Bradford’s Kirgate Shopping has had a busy couple of months, with a number of new shop openings, lease renewals, and the move to a new bigger unit for one well known-brand. There are three new retailers in the centre; Zuuluu, Brow Line and VIP Premium Vaping & E-Cigarette Liquids and three retailers have recently renewed leases to remain; Warren James,

Written on 21st March 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members News, News

Accountants help football fans score transport to finals

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A community-spirited West Yorkshire-based chartered accountants is supporting the league dreams of local ambitious football club Steeton AFC. Ilkley-based Wintersgill Associates is funding a special coach that will take the club’s loyal fans to the FA Headquarters in Woodlesfed Leeds, at reduced costs, where Steeton will play in the nail-biting semi-final of the West Riding County FA Challenge Cup against Boroughbridge FC. The game scheduled for 19 April, will see the Taylors Timber Premier Division football team moving one step closer in their bid to win the County Cup

Written on 21st March 2017Lillie Geistdorfer. Published in Members News, News